10 days in Southeast Florida Itinerary

10 days in Southeast Florida Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Southeast Florida trip itinerary builder

Make it your trip
Fly
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Key West
— 1 night
Drive
2
Marathon
— 1 night
Drive
3
Key Largo
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Miami Beach
— 2 nights
Drive
5
Jupiter
— 3 nights
Drive

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Key West

— 1 night

Conch Republic

Located just 140 km (90 mi) from Cuba, Key West is an island only about 6.4 km (4 mi) long and 1.6 km (1 mi) wide.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): observe the fascinating underwater world at Key West Aquarium, take a leisurely stroll along Mallory Square, then glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and finally stop by Blue. Here are some ideas for day two: make a trip to Duval Street, see the interesting displays at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, then identify plant and animal life at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory, and finally don't miss a visit to Southernmost Point.

For other places to visit and other tourist information, read Key West trip itinerary planner.

Fort Lauderdale to Key West is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. In August in Key West, expect temperatures between 90°F during the day and 81°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can go by car to Marathon.

Things to do in Key West

Parks · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Tours

Marathon

— 1 night

Heart of the Florida Keys

A tiny city just 16 km (10 mi) long, Marathon is spread across several islands in the middle of the Florida Keys.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Tue): look for all kinds of wild species at The Turtle Hospital, then enjoy the sand and surf at Bahia Honda State Park, and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find out how to plan a trip to Marathon, use our trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Key West to Marathon in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In August in Marathon, expect temperatures between 92°F during the day and 80°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Key Largo.

Things to do in Marathon

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trip

Key Largo

— 2 nights

Diving Capital of the World

The northernmost island of the Florida Keys, Key Largo provides stunning scenery, a number of watersports opportunities, and plenty of areas to relax on vacation.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Wed): immerse yourself in nature at John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the vivid underwater world at Spiegel Grove, look for all kinds of wild species at Molasses Reef, then observe the fascinating underwater world at Island Dolphin Care, and finally identify plant and animal life at Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center.

For where to stay, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Key Largo route planner.

You can drive from Marathon to Key Largo in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August in Key Largo, expect temperatures between 90°F during the day and 77°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can go by car to Miami Beach.

Things to do in Key Largo

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Tours

Miami Beach

— 2 nights

The World's Playground

Separated by water from the neighboring city of Miami, Miami Beach sits on a barrier island between Biscayne Bay and the Atlantic Ocean.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Fri): wander the streets of Lincoln Road, then get to know the fascinating history of Art Deco Historic District, and then kick back and relax at South Beach. On the next day, examine the collection at Vizcaya Museum and Gardens, then buy something for everyone on your list at Bayside Marketplace, and then wander the streets of Collins Avenue.

For ratings, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Miami Beach online travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Key Largo to Miami Beach takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. August in Miami Beach sees daily highs of 91°F and lows of 78°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Jupiter.

Things to do in Miami Beach

Shopping · Neighborhoods · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Jupiter

— 3 nights
Jupiter is the northernmost town in Palm Beach County, Florida, United States. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Jupiter: Fort Pierce (Navy Seal Museum & Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute at Florida Atlantic University), Port Saint Lucie (River Park Marina & Oxbow Eco-Center) and Vero Beach (Round Island Beach Park & Shark Bait Beach Gear Rentals). And it doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at Panther Ridge Conservation Center, look for gifts at Namaste, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Jupiter itinerary planner.

Getting from Miami Beach to Jupiter by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train. August in Jupiter sees daily highs of 91°F and lows of 78°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Jupiter

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Museums

Side Trips